Nathan Shepherd, a professional American football player of Canadian descent, plays defensive tackle for the National Football League’s New York Jets. He is 1.93 m tall and 143 kg in weight. For the Ajax/Pickering Dolphins Football Club, he participated in youth football. He completed his secondary school at Clarke Richardson Collegiate.
He was able to start every game as a defensive end during his second season of NCAA football at Simon Fraser University after redshirting his first. Before leaving because he could no longer afford the tuition, he went to school for a total of two years.
He was able to cover his first semester of tuition before earning an athletic scholarship when Fort Hays State University eventually got in touch with him. He was honored as the 2017 MIAA Defensive Player of the Year following the regular season. The New York Jets selected him in the third round of the 2018 NFL Draft.
He received a four-year, $3.87 million contract from the Jets in May 2018 along with a $987,724 signing bonus. For breaking the NFL’s performance-enhancing substance policy, Shepherd was given a six-game suspension on September 10, 2019. On October 29, 2019, he was taken off suspension and activated on November 1 of the same year. He received a one-year contract extension in March 2022.
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